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2011 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

CSHCN

Children with Special Health Care Needs
based on ONE screening criteria1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,377 115 8.4 6.2-11.2 1,262 91.6 88.8-93.8
GENDER
Male 703 72 9.4 6.5-13.5 631 90.6 86.5-93.5
Female 669 43 7.3 4.4-11.8 626 92.7 88.2-95.6
RACE
White 955 84 9.5 6.6-13.5 871 90.5 86.5-93.4
African American 222 17 4.5 2.5- 8.0 205 95.5 92.0-97.5
Other Minorities 194 14 10.4 4.7-21.6 180 89.6 78.4-95.3
HISPANIC
Yes 146 *** *** *** 141 98.3 94.5-99.5
No 1,225 110 9.2 6.8-12.3 1,115 90.8 87.7-93.2
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 311 13 3.5 1.4- 8.6 298 96.5 91.4-98.6
5 through 10 389 29 8.4 4.9-13.9 360 91.6 86.1-95.1
11 through 13 273 28 12.6 6.9-21.7 245 87.4 78.3-93.1
14 through 17 401 44 11.1 6.5-18.3 357 88.9 81.7-93.5
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 287 15 5.0 2.2-11.0 272 95.0 89.0-97.8
Some College 280 33 13.9 8.6-21.6 247 86.1 78.4-91.4
College Graduate 808 67 7.6 5.0-11.3 741 92.4 88.7-95.0
SCHOOL
Public School 929 90 10.8 7.8-14.9 839 89.2 85.1-92.2
Private/Home 160 12 5.9 2.9-11.7 148 94.1 88.3-97.1
GRADE
Not In School 340 17 5.6 2.7-11.2 323 94.4 88.8-97.3
K-5th 390 31 7.2 4.3-12.0 359 92.8 88.0-95.7
6th-8th 260 28 13.2 7.4-22.6 232 86.8 77.4-92.6
9th-12th3 385 38 10.6 5.9-18.4 347 89.4 81.6-94.1
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 758 49 5.6 3.5- 8.9 709 94.4 91.1-96.5
Public 415 55 12.1 8.1-17.8 360 87.9 82.2-91.9
Other 147 *** *** *** 138 93.8 85.3-97.5
No health insurance 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details

1CSHCN defined based on meeting the following screening criteria because of ANY medical, behavioral, or other health condition that has lasted or is it expected to last 12 months or longer:
a. Currently uses or needs more medical care or mental health or educational services than is usual for most children of the same age.

CSHCN based on one screening criteria definition is definition used as CSHCN subgroup in CHAMP 2008 & 2009 webtables.
CSHCN based on two screening criteria definition is definition used as CSHCN subgroup in CHAMP 2005-2007 & 2010-2011 webtables.

2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

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